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Healthy Transitions: Improving Life Trajectories for Youth and Young Adults with Serious Mental Disorders Program

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.243
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Dec 21, 2018

For programmatic or technical questions:

Diane Sondheimer

Emily Lichvar

For grants management or budget questions:

Eileen Bermudez


The Healthy Transitions: Improving Life Trajectories for Youth and Young Adults with Serious Mental Disorders Program (short title: Healthy Transitions) offers grants to provide developmentally appropriate and culturally competent services and supports to address serious emotional disturbance or serious mental illness among youth and young adults, 16-25 years of age.

Program goals are expected to be accomplished through:

  • Increasing awareness
  • Screening and detection
  • Outreach and engagement
  • Referrals to treatment
  • Coordination of care
  • Evidence-informed treatment

Required activities and project expectations are listed in the application instructions.


Eligible applicants are:

  • The state/tribal agency that oversees delivery of mental health services to youth and young adults, ages 16-25, with serious mental disorders
  • Federally recognized American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) tribes
  • Tribal organizations
  • Consortia of tribes or tribal organizations
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $1,000,000 per year
Project period: Up to 5 years
Estimated number of awards: 14
Estimated total program funding: $14,130,226

Application process

Links to the full announcement and online application process are available through

Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Behavioral health · Children and youth · Culture and cultural competency · Men · Mental health · Women

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